CES 2013: 10 Cool apps, gadgets and accessories for children

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As we've explored so far, the annual CES tech show held in Vegas isn't always about the latest state-of-the-art laptops or huge TVs that'll make your eyes water, sometimes it's the smaller, more niche products that really wow the crowds. This year technology, quirky devices and accessories aimed primarily at children have played a bigger…

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CES 2013: 5 Super smart watches and wrist accessories

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Gone are the days of the boring, old wristwatch, which was only ever able to tell the time and possibly look a little bit stylish at the same time. Now a range of new "watches" are in town that are super connected and probably more intelligent than your average teenager and there are LOTS of…

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CES 2013: Top 10 iPhone cases and accessories (so far)

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Many tech lovers get all hot and bothered about the big announcements that'll be coming from the CES 2013 this week, whether it's a cool new smart phone or twisty, bendy laptop thing. However, we've noticed that sometimes it's actually the much smaller and less hyped products that impress us the most and iPhone cases…

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CES 2013: Top 10 health, fitness and quantified self gadgets (so far)

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We knew health and fitness gadgets were going to take up a big part of our CES 2013 coverage this year, but we've really been surprised - and oh so geekily excited - by the sheer volume of cool tech coming from Las Vegas that's set to really have a huge impact on the quantified…

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CES 2013: Lenovo unveils Horizon 27-inch Windows 8 tablet/PC hybrid

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Tech giant Lenovo has made its first big announcement at CES 2013 by revealing the Horizon, a 27-inch touchscreen PC/tablet hybrid that's as much a coffee table surface as it is a computer. The huge Windows 8 slate has a built-in stand, which you can fold away to lay the device flat, acting like a…

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CES 2013: Fitbit launches Flex wristband tracker to rival Nike+ Fuelband

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One of our favourite up and coming tech brands, Fitbit, has launched a wristband tracking gadget at CES 2013 this week called Flex, which is set to add to its already impressive portfolio of fitness devices and compete with the likes of Nike's Fuelband and Jawbone's Up bracelet in the battle for your arm. The…

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CES 2013: Nvidia launches the Grid, Netflix for gaming

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Nvidia is staking a strong claim on the cloud-based gaming arena at CES 2013 this week by unveiling the Grid. The Grid is just like Netflix but for die-hard gamers instead of movie buffs and - after a demo from the team - appears to be a seamless way for users to play a range…

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CES 2013: This Kickstarter fork vibrates when you're being a big fat fatty

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Every time we write about gadgets to monitor our eating over on our sister site Connected Health we joke that you'll still need a healthy dose of motivation whatever you start using, because no matter how clever a device is it can't knock that HUGE tub of Ben & Jerrys out of your hand. Well,…

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CES 2013: 10 Things to expect at the Las Vegas tech show

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It's not long now until the top brands and minds of the tech world descend on Las Vegas to take part in CES 2013, the annual Consumer Electronics Show where products are showcased, press conferences are held and lots of fun takes place in Sin City. Usually there are hundreds of rumours flying around about…

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CES 2013: Tobii to showcase REX eye tracking tech for Windows 8

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Back in December 2011 the Shiny Shiny and Tech Digest teams went along to a special preview of the world's first eye-controlled arcade game, called Eye Asteroids developed by Tobii. Over the past few years the specialists at Tobii have been developing all kinds of new ways to integrate their eye tracking technology into our…

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